Global Plugin Vehicle Sales Up 43% In 2020, European Sales Up 137%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 15:39:18 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles (fully electric vehicles as well as plugin hybrids) had a sales increase of 43% in 2020 compared to 2019 according to new data from EV Volumes. That meant a rise from 2.5% market share in 2019 to 4.2% share of the global light-duty vehicle market in 2020. In the first half of […]

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Comma.ai Could Buy Automaker, Waymo Ditching “Self-Driving,” Xpeng Adds Lidar — Autonomous Driving Updates

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 19:32:18 +0000

Stories related to autonomous driving tech have been building up, so I’m going to run through a few of them right here. Comma.ai, Waymo, and Xpeng each have some news to bring to the table

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Record Electric Vehicle Sales in China

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 00:15:35 +0000

While the overall Chinese auto market is slowly picking up (+12% year over year in November), plugin vehicles are already on the fast lane, growing by 138% year over year (YoY) to a record 198,000 units

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Xpeng Jumps Into Europe

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 09:32:11 +0000

Xpeng, a Chinese “smart electric vehicle” startup, has just begun delivery of one of its vehicles, the G3 crossover SUV, in Europe — Norway for now. Is this a small story or the start of a massive flood of Xpeng electric vehicles across Europe and maybe even the United States

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Xpeng To Soon Deliver 1st 100 G3 Electric Crossovers In Norway

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 19:37:41 +0000

This weekend, we saw on Twitter that the first batch of Xpeng G3 electric crossovers for Europe has arrived in Norway. I reached out to Xpeng to see

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Wuling Mini EV Shines In Hot Chinese Market

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:26:49 +0000

While the overall Chinese auto market kept positive numbers last month, +9% year over year (YoY), plugins vehicle sales were firmly in the fast lane, growing by 120% YoY in October to 147,000 units, a new year best

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Xpeng Sets Record For Quick Rise To 10,000, NIO Sets Monthly Sales Record

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 07:37:45 +0000

The two hottest Chinese electric vehicle startups, NIO and Xpeng, have each set some new records recently. The companies are growing fast and surely have their sights focused much higher

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Wuling Mini EV Is #1 In China In September! Tesla Model 3 Still Far Ahead In 2020.

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 20:18:19 +0000

The overall Chinese market remained positive in September (+8% year over year/YoY), with plugin vehicles faring even better, growing by 66% YoY in September to 131,000 registrations. That’s a new year best for plugin vehicles

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